Healing Properties of Garnierite
Spiritual: Garnierite refreshes the spirit and reconnects us to the natural world. It encourages us to live a healthy and vibrant life and to discover what feeds our soul. It reminds us that life is a sacred gift and deserves joyful reverence. Garnierite both grounds and elevates our energy, helping us to regain our balance in a topsy-turvy world. If we have gotten ourselves stuck in a rut, Garnierite shakes us loose from our inertia and encourages us to listen to our spirit guides and start making positive changes. It is a wonderful stone for activating and cleansing our aura, chakras or other energy fields. Garnierite shows us how to smoothly tap into our subtle energies and gently command them so that we feel peaceful and empowered. It is a good crystal friend for “old souls” who may feel impatient with younger spirits struggling through growing pains. Garnierite urges patience, reminding us that everything develops at its own natural speed and that we cannot rush this process. Garnierite offers deep heart wisdom and can reveal the many sides and aspects of Love. It is attuned to the Root, Heart and Third Eye Chakras and linked to the astrological sign of Gemini and Sagittarius. It is connected to the element of Earth and vibrates to the numbers 8 and 9.
Emotional: Garnierite brings a soothing and optimistic energy to our heart. It gently releases pent-up anger, anxiety and misplaced guilt. It helps us to recognize that what we feel on the surface may be a secondary emotion. For example, we may feel and act angry, when deep down we are actually scared. Garnierite encourages us to set aside the secondary emotion and concentrate on the primary emotion. It helps us to calmly figure out practical steps to bring us back to peace and joy. Garnierite replaces fear with hope and steadfastly insists that emotional healing is possible, for individuals as well as for groups. It shows us that simply believing healing and change is possible, is one of the most important steps we can take. Garnierite helps us to be more comfortable with the unknown while also having clear boundaries about what is acceptable. It encourages us to be honest and realistic, and to release any urge to manipulate or hide. Garnierite teaches a sensible and loving wisdom that can be applied to many different situations.
Mental: Garnierite is a wonderful stone for anyone focused on healing, whether themselves or the larger world. It encourages us to be wise and to make healthy choices. It quietly removes the word “impossible” from our mindset and replaces it with curiosity allowing us to imagine and reimagine how things might work. Garnierite encourages us to be proactive and receptive to other people’s good ideas. It helps us move beyond just thinking about healing or acknowledging problems, into actually doing the work to heal, solve and move forward. It is a wonderful talisman for anyone in the medical field as well as for activists who want to heal the ills in our society. Garnierite reminds us that healing is rarely a mysterious magic, it’s more often the logical outcome of hard work and good planning. Garnierite has a very kind energy, asking us to be patient with wounded souls and the world. It reminds us that healing takes time and that sometimes a soft energy is more effective than a blunt one.
Physical: Garnierite is recommended for anyone focused on keeping their body healthy, strong and in balance. In particular, it can help us to examine our eating habits and assess what might need to change so that our body is properly nourished. It encourages us to make smart choices to better stabilize blood sugar levels, stay hydrated and absorb the vitamins and minerals our body needs. Garnierite can also reminds us that our body is not merely a temple, but also a biosphere and we need to consider the wellbeing of the good bacteria that live within us symbiotically. If we have been injured or are in physical pain, Garnierite helps us to send relaxing healing energy to whatever part of the body needs attention.
Always use wisdom when considering crystal therapies for healing.